VA HB76 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on December 7 2015 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2016-02-16 - Left in Education
Pending: House Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Authorization and training for persons designated to carry concealed handguns on school property. Permits a school board or an administrator of a private school to designate one or more qualified persons for every school who may carry a concealed handgun on school property. Such qualified persons include certain school division employees, certain school volunteers who carry valid concealed handgun permits, and certain retired law-enforcement officers. Any person designated to carry a concealed handgun must be certified and trained by the Virginia Center for School and Campus Safety or the National Rifle Association in the storage, use, and handling of a concealed handgun. The bill also outlines the training requirements for designated persons to be established by the Department of Criminal Justice Services.

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Concealed handguns; authorization and training for persons designated to carry on school property.



2016-02-16HouseLeft in Education
2015-12-07HouseIntroduced bill reprinted 16100734D
2015-12-07HouseReferred to Committee on Education
2015-12-07HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100734D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
182282(n/a)See Bill Text
182308(n/a)See Bill Text
182308.1(n/a)See Bill Text
221279.10(n/a)See Bill Text
91102(n/a)See Bill Text
91184(n/a)See Bill Text

Virginia State Sources

Bill Comments 750